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Press Release from Recording for the Blind and Dyslexic (RFB&D)

Abstract: this article reports recent funding which provides free individual memberships to RFB&D. Key Words: blind, deafblind, visual impairment, audiobooks, RFB&D, Recordings for the Blind and Dyslexic.

Thanks to major funding from the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Special Education Programs, Grant #H327D090001, and support of private donors, RFB&D Individual Membership is now free to individuals with proper certification*.

Member benefits include:

  • Free access to the nation’s largest audiobook library of textbooks and literature titles;
  • Human-narrated audiobooks with descriptions of images, tables and graphs;
  • Easy-to-use online catalog;
  • 24/7 online member services and phone support; and
  • Various audiobook downloadable formats, including DAISY and WMA (Windows Media Audio).

Register online for immediate access: ;

Or download an application: .

*Learn more about Certification: .

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